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Rochester Institute of Technology. School for American Craftsmen


Found in 33 Collections and/or Records:

Albert Paley sculpture and photograph

Identifier: RITArt-0033

Collection consists of 1 sculpture, 1 maquette, and 1 photograph, all by Albert Paley. Renowned metal sculptor Albert Paley has been on the faculty in RIT's School of American Crafts since 1969.

Dates: 1974-2003
Found in: RIT Archives

Barbara Cowles collection on Shop One

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0450

The Barbara Cowles collection on Shop One contains materials about the retail store that featured handmade crafts by RIT professors, as well as other craftsmen in the Rochester area and beyond. Included are posters, news clippings, exhibition announcements, photographs, digital images and HTML pages from a website about Shop One (no longer live on web).

Dates: 1953-1978
Found in: RIT Archives

Collection on Hans Christensen

 Collection — Folder 1-3
Identifier: RITArc-0054

Materials related to Hans Christensen, the world-renowned silversmith and former Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) professor. Most of the collection consists of articles written on Hans Christensen, specifically his works, achievements, and death. The collection also includes some miscellaneous documents such as a biographical sketch, exhibition catalog, and a few pieces of correspondence.

Dates: 1954-1984
Found in: RIT Archives

Donald Bujnowski tapestries

 Collection — Object 1
Identifier: RITArt-0011

Donald Bujnowski tapestries contains 4 pieces: 1 wall hanging, 1 3-leaf clover motif, 1 pine trees motif, and 1 set of handwoven tapestries.

Dates: circa 1970-1982
Found in: RIT Archives

Doug Baker collection on Shop One

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RITArc-0554

The Doug Baker collection on Shop One contains materials about the retail store, Shop One, that featured handmade crafts by RIT professors, as well as other craftsmen in the Rochester area and beyond. Included are copies of his designs for Shop One related materials including letterhead, logos, invitations, and advertisements.

Dates: 1952-1976
Found in: RIT Archives

Dr. Ellen Swartz collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0719

Collection includes a wooden plywood high chair created by Dr. Swartz, maquettes, numerous photographs taken of furniture pieces she created, biographical materials, and several articles documenting her body of woodworking accomplishments.

Dates: 1970-1980
Found in: RIT Archives

Edward G. Dykstra collection

 Collection — Carton 1: [Barcode: R0006627027]
Identifier: RITArc-0264

The Edward G. Dykstra collection contains silverware and ceramic pieces; books and magazines about crafts, design, and silverwork; photographs of silver work and two Alfred University yearbooks. Mr. Dykstra attended the School for American Craftsmen (SAC) at Alfred University, graduating in 1948. The silver and ceramic include bowls, pitchers, plates, a vase and a box created by either Mr. Dykstra or a contemporary of his from SAC.

Dates: circa 1948-1950
Found in: RIT Archives

Frans Wildenhain artwork

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArt-0028

Frans Wildenhain artwork consists of ceramic pieces, a mural, and an oil painting. Wildenhain was on the faculty in the School for American Crafts at RIT from 1950-1970.

Dates: circa 1955-1975
Found in: RIT Archives

Frans Wildenhain statuette

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: R0006624792]
Identifier: RITArt-0076

The collection is a nine inch brown clay statuette of a madonna type figure. It was sculpted by RIT School for American Craftsmen professor Frans Wildenhain, and given to the donor.

Dates: 1950-1975
Found in: RIT Archives

Frederick Meyer sculpture

Identifier: RITArt-0032

Sculptures by RIT faculty member Frederick Meyer. Meyer was on the faculty at RIT for 35 years.

Dates: circa 1982
Found in: RIT Archives

Additional filters:

Art in universities and colleges -- New York (State) -- Rochester 7
Ceramics (objects) 7
Crafts (art genres) 7
Silverwork -- New York (State) -- Rochester 7
Art -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- Rochester 6
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Ceramicists 6
Ceramics -- New York (State) -- Rochester -- 20th century 6
Silversmiths 6
Exhibitions -- New York (State) -- Rochester 5
Clippings (information artifacts) 4
Handicraft -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) 4
Announcements 3
Art -- Exhibitions -- New York (State) -- Rochester 3
Correspondence 3
Sculpture, American -- New York (State) -- Rochester -- 20th century 3
Woodwork -- New York (State) -- Rochester 3
Woodworking class 3
Administrative records 2
Art metal-work 2
Articles 2
Artists -- New York (State) -- Rochester -- 20th century 2
Arts and crafts movement -- New York (State) -- Rochester 2
Drawings (visual works) 2
Exhibition catalogs 2
Fiberwork -- New York (State) -- Rochester -- 20th century 2
Furniture 2
Furniture making 2
Oral histories 2
Public sculpture -- New York (State) -- Rochester 2
Sculptors 2
Stores, retail -- New York (State) -- Rochester 2
Weaving in art 2
Advertisements 1
Advertising photography 1
Anniversaries 1
Apprenticeship 1
Art students -- New York (State) -- Rochester 1
Artifacts (object genre) 1
Arts administrators -- New York (State) -- Rochester 1
Award presentations -- New York (State) -- Rochester 1
Biography files 1
Black-and-white prints (photographs) 1
Ceremonial maces 1
Clocks and watches 1
College publications 1
Compact discs 1
Dead Sea scrolls 1
Decorative arts -- New York (State) -- Rochester 1
Decorative arts -- Study and Teaching -- New York (State) 1
Design 1
Digital images 1
Directories 1
Ephemera 1
Fiber art 1
Fiberwork 1
Glassware 1
Glassworkers 1
Interviews 1
Invitations 1
Letterheads 1
Logos 1
Long-playing records 1
Maquettes (sculptures) 1
Memorandums 1
Motion pictures (visual work) 1
Obituaries 1
Oil paintings (visual works) 1
Portfolios in education 1
Programs (documents) 1
Promotional materials 1
Proposals 1
Receipts (financial records) 1
Schedules (time plans) 1
Sculpture (visual work) 1
Sculpture, American -- New York (State) -- Rochester -- 21st century 1
Slides (photographs) 1
Spice boxes 1
Studio glass 1
Studio glass -- New York (State) -- 20th century 1
Tapestries 1
Teaching -- Awards -- New York (State) -- Rochester 1
Video recordings 1
Web site development 1
Women -- Education (Higher) -- New York (State) -- Rochester 1
Women in education -- New York (State) -- Rochester 1
Xerography 1
religious objects 1
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